Lauren Priest [laurenpriest]
What is your blog address? What subjects do you deal with?
what ever comes into my mind, what I see on tv, in the cinema, in the shops, just every thing and anything!
What was it that made you create your blog? On what date did you start it?
I don't know really, just recognisied it as a platform to get my thoughts heard
What blogging system have you adopted and why?
Wordpress- clean, simple, and easy to manage!
How many visits a day do you get? What type of comments do you receive?
8 has been my highest amount of daily visits, sadface!
How has 'having a blog' contributed to your life?
It's a medium for me to express myself, making me less opinionated in real life
How often do you post? Does regular posting of your blog require a lot of effort on your part?
I try to blog every other day, and i'll always do atleast 2 posts at a time. It doesn't really take effort because it's something I enjoy
Does blogging bring in income for you? Can one make a living from posting?
Unfortuneltly I don't earn any income from my blogs, but I think it could be possible through sponsorship/advertising
How do you promote your blog?
Twitter mainly. It's the most up to date social network, and I can reach so many people through retweets
Are there any blogs you follow daily or regularly?
I don't follow blogs as such, apart from www.kanyewest.com, but I do tend to have favourite tweets such as @NoelClarke, @Kevkev, @c1aire_lucas and @djyeo
Have you ever received gifts for blogging about your opinion of products or services? What do you think of bloggers who do that?
Not yet, but I don't think it's a bad thing, it would be nice for them to thank you, considering nowadays blogging is a form of promotion!
How do you see your blog evolving in the future?
More interactive, and more direct feeds to phones etc.
What advice would you give to someone who wishes to begin a blog?
Go ahead and do it!
What hobbies have you got?
I like going to the gym (religiously), watching world cinema, socialising, and spending time with family and friends
Which actor would you like to be?
Emma Watson, what a babe!
If you were sent to a deserted island, which book, CD and film would you take with you?
The Confessions Of A Shopoholic, A 'NOW #' album, and AdULTHOOD
How do you find the balance between working to live and living to work?
I work to get money to live on for the month ;)
In moments of tension, what techniques work in calming the mind?
Sending a text to a friend helps me
A simple pleasure that for you is quite big or important.
Spending time with my little sister
What is the greatest loss you have had in your life?
Probably my Grandad and Great grandma
How do you respond to telemarketing calls?
Pretend i'm Amish
It is 5 pm on a typical Sunday: what are you doing?
Getting ready to hit up the gym after a massive sunday roast cooked by my mumma
Something in which you are completely incompetent.
Anything to do with car knowledge. I can drive, but I dont know how to change a wheel
Of what are you an addict?
You have nine wins in a row in a game of roulette: do you continue because you are on a good run, or abandon the game because statistically, it is your turn to lose?
I can't play roulette
What toy gave you the best moments of your childhood?
My Tots TV wendy house
What was your first vehicle?
Citreon AX. Hated it, I have a corsa now, second car and I haven't even passed!
Your New Year resolutions.
In your lifetime, what is the best news you have ever seen printed?
Obama wins presidency
To which other place in the world would you move without hesitation?
A bad habit you have overcome.
Pulling my eyelashes out
A word or expression that you love.
A word or expression that you detest.
Which animal do you prefer for company?
My dog Tilly. She lives with my gran now because of the new puppy and the baby
What do you imagine yourself doing for your retirement?
Sleeping for ages
If you were to return reincarnated, which real-life person would you like to be?